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Vanguard 2 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 00011U 59001A   17328.48968647  .00000375  00000-0  19990-3 0  9996
2 00011  32.8704 328.9167 1468724   8.4954 353.7875 11.85505677505605
Epoch (UTC): 24 November 2017 11:45:08
Eccentricity: 0.1468724
inclination: 32.8704°
perigee height: 553 km
apogee height: 2939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 328.9167°
argument of perigee: 8.4954°
revolutions per day: 11.85505677
mean anomaly at epoch: 353.7875°
orbit number at epoch: 50560

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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